Weekly Events http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/ Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-06-28 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-06-28 Tara Practice - with the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-06-29 <p>An evening of Tara prayers with the Kagyu Samye Dzong sangha, dedicated to the long life and good health of our precious Abbot, Choje Lama Yeshe Rinpoche and the ongoing flourishing of Kagyu Samye Ling's activity.</p> <p>When visiting India recently a few members of the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha met with <strong><a href="http://london.samye.org/[sitetree_link,id=67]">His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa</a> </strong>and asked for what could be done to remove any obstacles to the long life and activity of Lama Yeshe Rinpoche. His Holiness recommended that we recite 100 Million of the White Tara Mantra.</p> <p>In addition to this His Holiness recommended that to remove any obstacles for Kagyu Samye Ling we should recite 4 million of the Seven Branch Prayer. Around the same time His Eminence Tai Situ Rinpoche recommended that we recite the Green Tara Praises for the same purpose.</p> <p><strong>There is no need to book in advance for this evening of prayers.</strong></p> <h3>Order of prayers </h3> <ul><li> <h5>Refuge and Bodhicitta &amp; the Four Immeasurables</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Seven Branch Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Praises to Tara</h5> </li> <li> <h5>White Tara Mantra - OM TARE TUTARE TURE MAMA AYU PUNYE JNANA PUKTIM KURU SOHA</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Lama Rinpoche's Long Life Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Dedication</h5> </li> </ul><p> </p> <p>Copies of all the prayers will be made availale</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Offerings for the shrine are welcome.</strong></span></p> Fri, 05 May 2017 11:11:59 +0100 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-06-29 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-06-30 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> <p><span> </span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-06-30 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-01 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong> </strong></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-01 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-02 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong>PLEASE NOTE - There will no puja on Sunday 21st May due to the visit to London of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa.</strong></p> <h1><strong> </strong></h1> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:38:59 +0000 http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-02 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-05 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-05 Tara Practice - with the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-06 <p>An evening of Tara prayers with the Kagyu Samye Dzong sangha, dedicated to the long life and good health of our precious Abbot, Choje Lama Yeshe Rinpoche and the ongoing flourishing of Kagyu Samye Ling's activity.</p> <p>When visiting India recently a few members of the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha met with <strong><a href="http://london.samye.org/[sitetree_link,id=67]">His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa</a> </strong>and asked for what could be done to remove any obstacles to the long life and activity of Lama Yeshe Rinpoche. His Holiness recommended that we recite 100 Million of the White Tara Mantra.</p> <p>In addition to this His Holiness recommended that to remove any obstacles for Kagyu Samye Ling we should recite 4 million of the Seven Branch Prayer. Around the same time His Eminence Tai Situ Rinpoche recommended that we recite the Green Tara Praises for the same purpose.</p> <p><strong>There is no need to book in advance for this evening of prayers.</strong></p> <h3>Order of prayers </h3> <ul><li> <h5>Refuge and Bodhicitta &amp; the Four Immeasurables</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Seven Branch Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Praises to Tara</h5> </li> <li> <h5>White Tara Mantra - OM TARE TUTARE TURE MAMA AYU PUNYE JNANA PUKTIM KURU SOHA</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Lama Rinpoche's Long Life Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Dedication</h5> </li> </ul><p> </p> <p>Copies of all the prayers will be made availale</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Offerings for the shrine are welcome.</strong></span></p> Fri, 05 May 2017 11:12:19 +0100 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-06 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-07-07 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> <p><span> </span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-07-07 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-08 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong> </strong></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-08 Medicine Buddha Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/medicine-buddha-puja/?date=2017-07-09 <div class="body"> <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualisation the <strong>Medicine Buddha</strong> practice is an effective way to balance the <strong>physical</strong>, <strong>mental</strong> and<strong> spiritual health of ourselves and others</strong>. It can be of great help to all practitioners and particularly those in the medical profession.</p> <p>The main motivation of the Medicine Buddha was to remove all suffering of beings in general, but especially to remove the physical and mental suffering caused through imbalance of the elements, which we know as physical and mental illness.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> </div> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 10:56:03 +0000 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/medicine-buddha-puja/?date=2017-07-09 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-09 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong>PLEASE NOTE - There will no puja on Sunday 21st May due to the visit to London of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa.</strong></p> <h1><strong> </strong></h1> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:39:42 +0000 http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-09 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-09 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong>PLEASE NOTE - There will no puja on Sunday 21st May due to the visit to London of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa.</strong></p> <h1><strong> </strong></h1> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:39:42 +0000 http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja-2/?date=2017-07-09 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-12 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-12 Tara Practice - with the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-13 <p>An evening of Tara prayers with the Kagyu Samye Dzong sangha, dedicated to the long life and good health of our precious Abbot, Choje Lama Yeshe Rinpoche and the ongoing flourishing of Kagyu Samye Ling's activity.</p> <p>When visiting India recently a few members of the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha met with <strong><a href="http://london.samye.org/[sitetree_link,id=67]">His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa</a> </strong>and asked for what could be done to remove any obstacles to the long life and activity of Lama Yeshe Rinpoche. His Holiness recommended that we recite 100 Million of the White Tara Mantra.</p> <p>In addition to this His Holiness recommended that to remove any obstacles for Kagyu Samye Ling we should recite 4 million of the Seven Branch Prayer. Around the same time His Eminence Tai Situ Rinpoche recommended that we recite the Green Tara Praises for the same purpose.</p> <p><strong>There is no need to book in advance for this evening of prayers.</strong></p> <h3>Order of prayers </h3> <ul><li> <h5>Refuge and Bodhicitta &amp; the Four Immeasurables</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Seven Branch Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Praises to Tara</h5> </li> <li> <h5>White Tara Mantra - OM TARE TUTARE TURE MAMA AYU PUNYE JNANA PUKTIM KURU SOHA</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Lama Rinpoche's Long Life Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Dedication</h5> </li> </ul><p> </p> <p>Copies of all the prayers will be made availale</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Offerings for the shrine are welcome.</strong></span></p> Fri, 05 May 2017 11:12:39 +0100 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-13 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-07-14 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> <p><span> </span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation-3/?date=2017-07-14 Chenrezig Puja http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-15 <p>Employing the skilful techniques of mantra and visualization, Chenrezig practice focuses on that aspect of all the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas which combines their loving kindness and compassion.</p> <p>We run occasional introductory courses explaining all aspects of the practice.</p> <p>The Chenrezig text is available in the shop.</p> <p><strong> </strong></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/chenrezig-puja/?date=2017-07-15 Shinay Meditation http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-19 <p><span>Many people enjoy meditating with others, so this is an opportunity for people who have already had some meditation instruction to get together for one hour of Shinay (also known as shamata or calm abiding meditation). This is open to everyone, with no instruction given.</span></p> http://london.samye.org/programme/weekly-programme/shinay-meditation/?date=2017-07-19 Tara Practice - with the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-20 <p>An evening of Tara prayers with the Kagyu Samye Dzong sangha, dedicated to the long life and good health of our precious Abbot, Choje Lama Yeshe Rinpoche and the ongoing flourishing of Kagyu Samye Ling's activity.</p> <p>When visiting India recently a few members of the Kagyu Samye Dzong Sangha met with <strong><a href="http://london.samye.org/[sitetree_link,id=67]">His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa</a> </strong>and asked for what could be done to remove any obstacles to the long life and activity of Lama Yeshe Rinpoche. His Holiness recommended that we recite 100 Million of the White Tara Mantra.</p> <p>In addition to this His Holiness recommended that to remove any obstacles for Kagyu Samye Ling we should recite 4 million of the Seven Branch Prayer. Around the same time His Eminence Tai Situ Rinpoche recommended that we recite the Green Tara Praises for the same purpose.</p> <p><strong>There is no need to book in advance for this evening of prayers.</strong></p> <h3>Order of prayers </h3> <ul><li> <h5>Refuge and Bodhicitta &amp; the Four Immeasurables</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Seven Branch Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Praises to Tara</h5> </li> <li> <h5>White Tara Mantra - OM TARE TUTARE TURE MAMA AYU PUNYE JNANA PUKTIM KURU SOHA</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Lama Rinpoche's Long Life Prayer</h5> </li> <li> <h5>Dedication</h5> </li> </ul><p> </p> <p>Copies of all the prayers will be made availale</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Offerings for the shrine are welcome.</strong></span></p> Fri, 05 May 2017 11:12:55 +0100 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/tara-practice-with-the-kagyu-samye-dzong-sangha/?date=2017-07-20 Summer Closure http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/summer-closure/?date=2017-07-24 <p style="text-align: left;" align="center">The centre will close after the Chenrezig puja on Sunday July 23rd and will reopen at 14.00 on Wednesday August 16th.</p> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:31:21 +0100 http://london.samye.org/programme/all-events/summer-closure/?date=2017-07-24